Bridlington mayor replaces formal dinner with fish and chips
Something fishy was going on when East Yorkshire's civic leaders gathered at the seaside.
The resort's Mayor Councillor Liam Dealtry ordered fish 'n' chips all round when the region's dignitaries flocked to Bridlington for the town's annual civic service.
Instead of sitting down to a stuffy formal dinner, the civic leaders were invited to queue up for fish, chips and mushy peas at a chip van outside Priory Church.
Cllr Dealtry wanted to show his guests the seaside is the "plaice" to be and he soon had the civic visitors hooked.
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